Recognized as leaders in the legal community for our personal injury experience, our lawyers are frequently interviewed about recent legal developments and successes on behalf of our clients.

Recent News Reports

Colorado Pond Skimmer Overshoots Pond

April 18, 2018
Copper Mountain's annual pond skimming event resulted with one participant landing in the crowd,can he face felony charges? Evan Banker discusses.

Aspen Ski Accident Heads to Trial

March 23, 2018
Accident in Snowmass Ski Area resulted in severe leg injury to downhill skier...Read more →

Protected Against Liability - 10th Circuit Rules on Ski Lift Accident

Feb. 26, 2018

Partner Evan Banker is interviewed on federal Court of Appeals ruling enforcing a waiver even if a statutory duty is violated by ski area operator.

Jim Chalat in The Lawyers' Lounge

Feb. 20, 2018
Jim discusses his career, the Second Amendment and ski law with Craig Silverman on 710KNUS...Listen here →

Settlement for North Carolina Ski Lift Injury

Feb. 8, 2018
‘I thought I was gonna die, recalls teen stranded on NC ski lift. Then he jumped...Read more →

Jim Chalat selected Barrister's Best Personal Injury Lawyer

Oct. 16, 2017
Law Week Colorado published its list of Colorado's Barristers' Best, and Jim Chalat was chosen by the editorial board as the Barristers' Choice Best Personal Injury Lawyer...Read more →

Woman sues skier who collided into her at Beaver Creek

May 12, 2017
Victim was skiing near her instructor when she was injured...Read more →

Lawsuits filed over Snowmass ski accidents

May 3, 2017
Two March ski accidents, both of which occurred on Snowmass Mountain, result in lawsuits filed...Read more →

Partner Jim Chalat interviewed about fatal lift accident

Feb. 3, 2017
Channel 7 Investigates runs in-depth review of Texas mother's death after fall...Read more →

Three Things Colorado Skiers Should Know

November 29 2016
Colorado Public Radio interviews Partner Evan Banker about ski safety and liability... Read more →

Jury Awards Injured Skier $263K

October 27 2016
Partner Evan Banker persuaded a jury that his client was seriously injured by the negligence of a snowboarder... Read more →

Snowboarder charged $260K in damages

Oct. 26, 2016
Vail Daily discusses ski accident liability and insurance with partner Evan Banker...Read more →

What Are Skiers Liable For?

October 17 2016
Partner Russell Hatten is interviewed by 9News on rights and responsibilities of Colorado skiers... Read more →

Partner Jim Chalat continues fight for child victim of aggressive dogs

April 2016
Colorado Court of Appeals upholds district court in dog-related injury...Read more →

Partner Linda Chalat talks about Client-focused law firm management

March 2016
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Mother of Teen Shot by Police Files Suit

March 8 2016
Mother of unarmed teen who was fatally shot by Fountain police files federal lawsuit... Read more →